IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> MOD - Model document questions

IPP Mail Archive: Re: IPP> MOD - Model document questions

Re: IPP> MOD - Model document questions

Carl Kugler (kugler@us.ibm.com)
17 Sep 1998 15:45:59 -0000

All,
>
> I am forwarding the following message from Henrik. It was previously sent
> only to the bake-off participants, while the IPP DL was down.
>
> Carl-Uno
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: henrik.holst@i-data.com [mailto:henrik.holst@i-data.com]
> Sent: Friday, September 11, 1998 2:53 AM
> Subject: Model document questions
>
>
> I've got following questions when I read and implement the model document.
>
> 1. In section 4.1.11 the the words say that "The 'boolean' attribute syntax
> is similar
> to an enum with only two values: 'true' and 'false'. "
> And in section 4.1.4 the words says "The 'enum' attribute syntax is an
> enumerated
> integer value that is in the range from 1 to 2**31 - 1 (MAX)."
> Does this mean, that a boolean attribute got a 32 bit size value?
> In the protocol document, it says that a boolean is a byte size!

I think PRO would take precedence here.

>
> 2. In section 3.2.6.1 'Get-Jobs Request' I wondered, if the attribute
> 'my-jobs' is
> present and set to TRUE, MUST the 'requesting-user-name' attribute be there
> to,
> and if it's not present what should the IPP printer do?

If the client does not supply a value for "requesting-user-name", the
printer MUST assume that the client is supplying some anonymous name,
such as "anonymous".

>
> Regards
> Henrik Holst
>
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